Cost: $125 plus $25.00 to $250.00 Varying Material Fee
Whether you are an experienced massage therapist or a beginner with a passion for holistic healing, our aromatherapy class is designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary to incorporate essential oils into your practice.
In this comprehensive course, our experienced instructors will guide you through the art and science of aromatherapy, ensuring a well-rounded understanding of this ancient healing modality. The curriculum covers a wide range of topics, offering a solid foundation in aromatherapy principles and techniques.
Throughout the course, you will explore the history and origins of aromatherapy, gaining insights into the science behind essential oils and their effects on the mind, body, and spirit. You will learn about the various methods of extraction and quality considerations to ensure the use of high-quality essential oils in your practice.
The curriculum delves into the properties and therapeutic benefits of commonly used essential oils, including their effects on stress relief, relaxation, pain management, and emotional well-being. You will develop a comprehensive understanding of blending and dilution techniques, as well as different methods of administering essential oils. Additionally, you will explore the use of carrier oils and their role in enhancing the effectiveness of aromatherapy.
To reinforce your learning, the course offers practical hands-on experience. Through guided practice, you will have the opportunity to create customized blends and learn how to incorporate aromatherapy into your massage therapy sessions. Case studies and practical applications will deepen your understanding and enable you to apply aromatherapy principles in real-world scenarios.
By the end of the course, you will feel confident and equipped to utilize aromatherapy as a valuable tool in your massage therapy practice. Whether you aim to promote relaxation, relieve pain, or support emotional well-being, aromatherapy can complement your existing techniques, enhancing the overall therapeutic experience for your clients.
Most massage programs have a ‘one size fits all’ standard curriculum that every student follows to completion. We offer many different elective classes for you to choose at convenient times. These courses offer a very advanced level of specialized education taught by experienced instructors.
Here at the Advanced School of Massage Therapy, our 550 Hour program will enable you to take the new California State Exam in order to become a Certified Massage Therapist.